ECLIPSE AWARD WINNERS:
LOCAL and NATIONAL TELEVISION

NATIONAL TELEVISION

2016 — NBC Sports (Live)
ESPN (Feature)

2015 — NBC Sports (Live)
Digital Kitchen, Hennegan Brothers (Feature)

2014 — NBC Sports (Live)
NBC Sports (Feature)

2013 — NBC Sports (Live)
HRTV (Feature)

2012 — ESPN (Live)
HRTV (Feature)

2011 — ESPN (Live)
HRTV (Feature)

2010 — ESPN (Live)
HRTV (Feature)

2009 — ESPN (Live)
NBC Sports (Feature)

2008 — NBC Sports (Live)
The First Saturday in May (Feature)

2007 — NBC Sports (Live)
HBO Sports (Feature)

2006 — NBC Sports (Live) Pony Highway Productions
HRTV (Feature)

2005 — NBC Sports (Feature)
NBC Sports (Live)

2004 — ESPN (Feature)
NBC Sports (Live)

2003 — MSNBC/ESPN Classic (Feature)
NBC Sports (Live)

2002 — NBC Sports (Feature)
NBC Sports (Live)

2001 — ESPN Classic (Feature)
NBC Sports (Live)

2000 — ABC Sports (Feature)
ABC Sports (Live)

1999 — Live Racing
ABC Sports, Belmont Coverage Feature
ESPN, Sports Century’s 50 Greatest Athletes

1998 — E.S. Lamoreaux III
CBS News
Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt

1997 — E.S. Lamoreaux III
CBS News
Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt

1996 — NBC Sports

1995 — ABC’s Wide World of Sports

1994 — ABC’s Wide World of Sports

1993 — E.S. Lamoreaux III
CBS News
Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt

1992 — ABC Sports

1991 — CBS News
Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt

1990 — ABC Sports

1989 — ABC Sports

1988 — Thoroughbred Sports
Racing Across America

1987 — ABC

1986 — ABC

1985 — CBS

1984 — NBC

1983 — CBS

1982 — ESPN

1981 — Canadian Broadcasting Corp.

1980 — ABC

1979 — Don Ohlmeyer
NBC

1978 —Roger Murphy
Public Broadcasting Service

1977 —Jack Whitaker
CBS

1976 —CBS

1975 —CBS

1974 — Pen Densham, John Watson
Insight Productions

1973 — Chuck Milton, Tony Verna
CBS

1972 — Chuck Milton, Tony Verna
CBS

1971 — Burt Bacharach
CBS

LOCAL TELEVISION

No award since 2010

2009 — WLKY
Louisville

2008 — WAVE
Louisville

2007 — Horse Racing Alberta

2006 — WLKY
Louisville

2005 — WAVE
Louisville

2004 — WAVE
Louisville

2003 — G.D. Hieronymus
WKYT Lexington

2002 — Fox SportsNet Southwest

2001 — Steve Crump
WTVI Charlotte, NC

2000 — Maryland Jockey Club
WMAR Baltimore

1999 — Fox Sports West 2
The Best of Santa Anita

1998 —Jeff Lifson
WHAS Louisville

1997 — Brian Blessing
Ontario Jockey Club

1996 — Kenny Rice
WTVQ Lexington

1995 — JCM Productions
New York

1994 — Ronnie Virgets
WNXO New Orleans

1993 — Stephe Sadis
KBTC Tacoma

1992 — Rick Cushing
WKPC Louisville

1991 — WABC-TV
New York

1990 — Philip von Borries
WKPC Louisville

1989 — Chris Thomas
WFLA Tampa

1988 — Joseph Kwong
KCET-TV Los Angeles

1987 — Arlington Park

1986 — Louisiana Downs

1985 — Oak Tree Racing Association

1984 — NYRA/Cinema Mistral

1983 — Cawood Ledford Productions

1982 — ON-TV Los Angeles

1981 — WHAS Louisville

1980 — WCAU Philadelphia

1979 — Dave Johnson
ON-TV

1978 — Cawood Ledford
WHAS Louisville

1977 — Jane Chastain
KABC Los Angeles

1976 — NYRA-OTB
Race of the Week

1975 — Cawood Ledford
WHAS Louisville

RADIO, OTHER

2010 — HORSE RACING RADIO NETWORK

2009 — ESPN RADIO

2008 — COURIER-JOURNAL.com

2007 — LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER

2006 — WBAL BALTIMORE

2005 — SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO

2004 — PREMIER RADIO NETWORKS

2003 — KSPBN/ESPN RADIO 710, WBAL BALTIMORE

2002 — PREMIER RADIO SHELBY WHITEFIELD

2001 — MARK MILLER, WBAL BALTIMORE

2000 — PREMIERE RADIO

1999 — TOM LEACH, WVLK LEXINGTON

1998 — NO AWARD

1997 — JOHN PATTI, WBAL BALTIMORE

1996 — ROBIN DAWSON, CJCL TORONTO

1995 — VIC STAUFFER, KKAR OMAHA

1994 — JOHN ASHER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1993 — TOM LEACH, WVLK LEXINGTON

1992 — JOHN ASHER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1991 — JULIA MCEVOY, NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO

1990 — JOHN ASHER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1989 — JOHN ASHER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1988 — JOHN ASHER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1987 — BOB LAUDER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1986 — ABC RADIO NETWORK

1985 — BOB LAUDER, WHAS LOUISVILLE

1984 — WBAL BALTIMORE

1983 — TOM DAVID, WCBM BALTIMORE

1982 — ABC RADIO NETWORK

1981 — WBAL BALTIMORE

1980 — NO AWARD

1979 — DICK WOOLLEY, WITH BALTIMORE

1978 — TED PATTERSON, WBAL BALTIMORE

1977 — NO AWARD

1976 — WIN ELLIOT

1975 — NO AWARD

1974 — NO AWARD

1973 — NO AWARD

1972 — NO AWARD

1971 — WIN ELLIOT